Kidsplaining: 7 ways to eat a slice of pizza

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The fine folks at Lucky Slice Pizza shared a video on “The 7 Styles of Eating Pizza,”...


Huge lightning storms in UK disrupt travel at London airport

LONDON (AP) — British meteorologists say up to 20,000 lightning strikes hit the U.K. during a powerful overnight thunderstorm, and a London-area airport is reporting flight disruptions after an aircraft refueling system was damaged. London Stansted Airport said Sunday that a lightning strike had...


Say goodbye to school year in style

TX. Campfire

When school’s out for the summer, how do you celebrate? Some of our TX. staffers share their favorite end-of-the-school-year traditions, be they things to do with friends or events at their Northern Utah high schools. • From sunsets to sobs Aside from holding a yearbook signing stomp...


High school on horizon? Survive with tips from a grad

TX. Grad Advice

For all of my fellow high school seniors reading this, congratulations. We have made it through four years of homework, tests, stress, late nights, drama and who knows what else. The end is here — or near! For those of you who are middle schoolers, juniors in high school, or somewhere in...


The TX. 10: Best Disney princes

TX. Aladdin

1. Flynn Rider 2. Aladdin 3. Li Shang 4. Kuzco 5. Prince Adam • Story continues below video  6. Prince Naveen 7. Prince Phillip 8. Prince Eric 9. Prince Charming 10. Prince Florian — Scott Swain, Davis High


Bottom Line trivia

TX. Soda pop

The average American drinks about 45 gallons of soda pop each year, or around 470 cans.        


Powerful cyclone strikes Oman, Yemen; 6 dead, 30 missing

APTOPIX Oman Cyclone-7

SALALAH, Oman (AP) — A cyclone more powerful than any previously recorded in southern Oman slammed into the Gulf country and neighboring Yemen on Saturday, deluging a major city with nearly three years’ worth of rainfall in single day. The storm killed at least six people while more than 30 remain...


USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor closed indefinitely

USS Arizona Memorial Closure

HONOLULU (AP) — Damage to the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu was worse than expected and it will remain closed indefinitely, officials said. Boat transportation to the attraction was suspended May 6 after one of the vessel operators noticed a crack on the outside of the memorial,...


Amid anti-immigrant sentiment, some Spanish speakers wary

Bilingual in America

PHOENIX (AP) — Until recently, Lilly Mucarsel has spoken Spanish just about everywhere since arriving in the United States from Ecuador three decades ago: at the library, the movies, the grocery store. She raised three daughters who also speak Spanish and are passing on the tradition to her...


China orders crackdown on large outdoor religious statues

China Religious Statues

BEIJING (AP) — China’s ruling Communist Party has ordered local governments to better regulate the construction of large outdoor religious statues amid increasing restrictions on religious expression of all kinds. The directive from the United Front Work Department viewed on its website Saturday...


No rain in sight: Fire fears force land closures in Arizona

Wildfire Fears Forest Closures

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Dry pine needles and dead wood snapped under fire prevention officer Matt Engbring’s boots as he hiked a half-mile into the woods in search of a makeshift campsite that had served as one man’s home until this week when the area was closed because of the escalating threat of...

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